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The Good Lord Bird (2020)

TV-MA WesternDrama 50m

All of this is true. Most of it happened.


Enslaved teenager Henry Shackleford, aka Little Onion, becomes a member in abolitionist John Brown’s motley family during the Bleeding Kansas era before the Civil War.

  1. Ethan Hawke


  2. Mark Richard


Series Cast

  1. Ethan Hawke

    Ethan Hawke

    John Brown

    7 Episodes

  2. Joshua Caleb Johnson

    Joshua Caleb Johnson


    7 Episodes

  3. Daveed Diggs

    Daveed Diggs

    Frederick Douglass

    7 Episodes

  4. Steve Zahn

    Steve Zahn


    7 Episodes

  5. David Morse

    David Morse

    Dutch Henry Sherman

    7 Episodes

  6. Wyatt Russell

    Wyatt Russell

    J. E. B. Stuart

    7 Episodes

  7. Ellar Coltrane

    Ellar Coltrane

    Salmon Brown

    7 Episodes

  8. Orlando Jones

    Orlando Jones

    The Rail Man

    7 Episodes

  9. Hubert Point-Du Jour

    Hubert Point-Du Jour


    7 Episodes

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Current Season

The Good Lord Bird

Limited Series

2020 | 7 Episodes

Season 1 of The Good Lord Bird premiered on October 4, 2020.

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The Good Lord Bird
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Status Ended


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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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